The following FCW talents made their NXT debut
* Former FCW Champion Seth Rollins (Tyler Black in ROH) defeated Jiro. After the match he cut a promo and said he has arrived in NXT and plans to "change the world."
* Former FCW Champion Leo Kruger cut a promo and called himself the "Alpha Male Lion." He then wrestled later, defeating Aiden English via submission.
* Richie Steamboat, son of Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat, defeated Rick Victor celebrated with his father after the match. Richie promised to take the Steamboat name to new heights in WWE.